A CW contest surprise!

I was reading a fellow blogger Bob VA3QV post about the CQ WW CW 2015 contest and how he did in the contest. It got me thinking to head over to see how I did, I gave a rather part time effort and the conditions were not all that great...surprise surprise. Since moving into the condo I have not been giving the CW contests the effort I have in the past. I entered the contest Single op, QRP single band (15m). I read the results with shock........1st place in Canada, 10th in North America and 29th in the world. I was pleasantly surprised.
Mike Weir, VE9KK, is a regular contributor to AmateurRadio.com and writes from New Brunswick, Canada. Contact him at [email protected].

2 Responses to “A CW contest surprise!”

  • Daryll VE3LFN:

    Congrats Mike, goes to prove you never know!
    Always enjoy reading your blog.

  • Mike VE3WDM:

    Good morning Daryll, thanks for taking the time to comment and it’s true as you say (and my mom often said the same) “you never know until you try….but you will always know if you never try”
    73 and have a good week.
    Mike

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